San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
A Beautiful Face: Makeup 101
Enjoy an informative, fun filled, and interactive makeup class taught by Professional Makeup Artist, Alexandra Butler.
In this class you will experience a live makeup application demonstration by Alex as well as a step-by-step lesson on how to take your makeup to the next level.
Things covered in this class will be:
- Proper tools and techniques to use during your makeup routine
- Precise eye shadow placement and blending, including a false eyelash demonstration and details on perfecting your brows
- Color correcting and blending when applying foundation and concealer
- Correct instruction on placement and selection of products used on the face
- Various tips and tricks to make your makeup application successful and even more beautiful
Not only will you be taught the correct way to apply your makeup, but you will also recieve an exclusive Makeup Swag Bag filled with Beauty "Must-Haves" hand picked by Alex. This bag will contain over $100 worth of products that will be a great start or addition to your makeup kit.
Doors will open at 4:30PM to allow attendees to shop and engage in networking while indulging in the delcious foods and drinks provided. The class will begin promptly at 5:30PM and go until 8:30PM. After the class portion is complete, we will engage in prizes and giveaways, and attendees can continue to partake in shopping and eating.
Our Host, Crystyles Boutique...
Owner Crystal Griffin was gracious enough to allow us to hold this event at her BEAUTIFUL boutique in the prestious area of Buckhead. Crystles Boutique houses many fashions and styles that compliement any occasion or event. The boutique displays fashions that are cutting edge for Men and Women. Crystles pride themselves on providing superior online and onsite shopping experiences, customer service, and design aspect.
Delicious Food, Beverages, and Cupcakes will be provided for all Attendees.
A syllabus will be provided, but to take additional notes feel free to bring a notebook and something hard to right on since there will be no tables. If you would like to take pictures, don't forget to bring your camera. There will be a Professional Photographer there to take candid/posed shots.
PLEASE READ: To ensure that everyone gets an equal amount of time to ask questions and socialize, the class is limited to 50 people. The price of $175 is only available to those who purchase their tickets by June 20th. So if you snooze, you lose. Once you have purchased your ticket, and for some reason you have to cancel, 50% of your payment will be refunded back to you if you cancel by June 20th. If you cancel after June 20th, you will NOT be refunded due to the costs accrued when reserving your spot. No exceptions! Due to cancellations, if tickets are available after the intial 50 tickets are bought, we will reopen the event for that limited quantity and notify everyone on the mailing list.
There will be special giveaways and prizes, in addition to "Swag Bags" that will be given to everyone who attends. Light refreshments will also be served.
We look forward to seeing everyone and for you all to learn lots of helpful tips and techniques.
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For questions, please email email@example.com and visit her website www.AlexandraButlerMUA.com.
When & Where
From a structured background in Industrial Engineering, to the creative world of a Professional Makeup Artist, Alexandra Butler isn't your typical Makeup Artist. Born and raised in St. Louis, MO, Alex's professional background and degree in Industrial Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology, gives her an analytical and systematic twist on makeup. While on the other hand, her sketching and painting background gives her the artistic capabilities. In a matter of close to 8 years and at the age of 32 she has gotten married to her college sweetheart DeMario Butler, left the field of Industrial Engineering, moved to Atlanta, worked at MAC Cosmetics for 3 years, and pursued her passion of being a self taught freelance full time Makeup Artist.
As a former Product Specialist at the MAC counter, Alexandra has developed a familar niche with various faces, skin types, and product attributes. Known for her blending techniques, flawless and effortless appearance of skin, and natural use of color, Alex was named the "Beauty Advisor" for Nordstrom Cosmetics for the month of September 2010. She has developed a strong presence on all forms of social media and has 90,000+ followers on Instagram, Facebook a following of 40,000+, Twitter of over 5,700, and YouTube of close to 25,000 Subscribers who are glued to her pages specializing in beauty, fashion, and natural hair.
Alex has worked on many notable celebrities (Missy Elliott, Katerina Graham, Bianca Lawson, Lalah Hathaway, just to name a few) various television shows, fashion shows, award shows, and photo shoots. Her most recent work can be found on Bravo's, “Real Housewives of Atlanta” featured on Cynthia Bailey and TV One's “Verses and Flow” Season 5 on recording artist Avery Sunshine, which premiered August 27. She has also worked on shows such as WeTV's “Growing Up Hip Hop” on Kristinia DeBarge, BET's "Comicview" on Host Comedienne, Sommore, Bravo's “Real Housewives of Atlanta” on Phaedra Parks, Vh1's “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta”, WeTV's “SWV Reunited”, Vh1's “Atlanta Exes” on Tameka Raymond, the 2013 BET Soul Train Awards, CW's “Vampire Diaries”, and Bravo's “The New Atlanta” on Africa Miranda.
She has partnered up with Milani Cosmetics as their Key Makeup Artist at the 2015 DC Ubiquitous Hair and Trade Show, 2014 Haiti Bridal Expo and lead the brand at two Wal-Mart appearances in Houston, TX and New Orleans, LA in 2014, debuting the brand's new products to consumers and being the Celebrity Makeup Brand Ambassador. She has plans on attending the 2016 Haiti Bridal Expo as Milani's Brand Ambassador in mid April.
She has toured the globe nationally and internationally teaching her basic and advanced makeup classes to the masses. Her makeup class tours began in 2012, grew in 2013, and in 2014, she taught in over 15 cities. She traveled to over 20 cities teaching two hands on makeup classes in each city in 2015. In 2016, she will continue to reach over 10 cities in an effort to educate women on makeup artisry. She prides herself on being an educator and to one day develop a Makeup Academy after establishing a well known name for herself in the entertainment and beauty industry.